Skin Sutra Blog — chemical peel

Reduce the risk of Skin Cancer

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Reduce the risk of Skin Cancer

Microdermabrasion and chemical peeling are two techniques known to repair and refine the appearance and the feel of skin. These services assist with acne, scarring, wrinkles, discoloration, and the regeneration of skin cells to provide a more youthful look. But, aside from the cosmetic benefits, there is a tremendous health advantage to these procedures that many patients are unaware of.  Skin cancer exists as the most common cancer in the United States with as many as 1 in 5 Americans projected to develop it within their lifetime. Both chemical peeling and microdermabrasion have been proven to help prevent skin cancer...

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Understanding Exfoliation

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Understanding Exfoliation

One major benefit to exfoliation, is that it helps with collagen reproduction. While everyone loves the sunshine, too much sun exposure begins to break down collagen - a very important protein to the skin. Collagen is a connective substance that firms, regenerates, and restores the skin. Exfoliation kick starts collagen production, because the mild irritation it causes triggers a healing response where fibroblast cells begin synthesizing collagen fibers.  Exfoliating also helps to unclog pores, fix uneven skin tones, and to reduce aging signs. There are two different types of exfoliation you can get done to slough off your damaged skin...

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